Three unanswered questions as Nike, business, labor battles heats up

Nike's unexplained alignment with labor and the formation of a new business association could shift the power dynamics in Oregon politics......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

The mystery of MH370 is about to be laid to rest for good — here are all the theories, dead ends, and unanswered questions from the most bizarre airline disaster of the century

AP; iStock; Skye Gould/Business Insider Flight MH370 disappeared four years ago with 239 people on board. It vanished on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, and only fragments have.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 28th, 2018

Facebook to Launch Opt-In Dating Feature

Facebook will launch a new dating feature on its platform, marking an unexpected push into a new business even as the social-media giant battles questions about how it handles user data......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 1st, 2018

My senior execs are getting to ready to retire. How do I get younger leaders ready to take over?

Send your business leadership questions to Marcia Daszko at She is a strategic catalyst for leadership innovation and organizational transformation, and a published author of a new book: "Pivot, Disrupt, Transform." Q. As some of o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2018

Rhone Looks To Pioneer An Underserved Premium Mens Activewear Category

In the athletic apparel industry, numerous higher-end brands have emerged on the women's side of the business, but men’s options have largely been relegated to Nike Inc (NYSE: NKE), Under Armour Inc (NYSE: UAA) read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 13th, 2018

Employment scams are on the rise in tight labor market

So far this year, at least 3,700 job scams have been reported to the Better Business Bureau, more than double the 1,800 or so recorded during the same time last year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 10th, 2018

Think you"re too old to start a business? Ask these 3 questions

Research shows that middle-aged entrepreneurs bring great things to the table......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2018

One Trader Questions The Post-Election Rebound In Complacency

If one strategy report said it, hundreds have - now that the uncertainty of the election is over we can get back down to business as usual. However, as former fund manager and FX trader Richard Bresl.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 8th, 2018

6 Most Important Things In Business Today–Effect Of Election

The Democrats won the House and Republicans won the Senate. This will likely set up a series of battles with Donald Trump which will range from taxes to immigration. Boeing Corporation (NYSE: BA) may........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 7th, 2018

Business leaders’ breakthrough moments

Business leaders at the annual DealBook conference last week were asked to answer one of three questions about their careers. Here's what they said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2018

PRA Health"s (PRAH) Q3 Earnings Top, Revenues Lag Estimates

PRA Health (PRAH) posts year-over-year double-digit growth in earnings, revenues and net new business in Q3. However, increasing labor-related costs in the Clinical Research wing are a conce.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytNov 5th, 2018

Clifton Park apple orchard closing after nearly 50 years in business

Lindsey's Idyllwood Orchard and Farm in Clifton Park is closing after 47 years selling apples due to declining sales and rising costs for labor and other overhead. "The business has dropped way down and we're losing money," said the owner, Duane Lin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 1st, 2018

Business owners can team up on insurance, if state allows it

When the Labor Department issued rules aimed at making it easier for small business owners to band together and buy health insurance, it looked like a breakthrough......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 25th, 2018

Raytheon"s Saudi Arabia ties could come under scrutiny in earnings call

When Waltham-based Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) reports third quarter earnings on Thursday, the defense contractor could face questions about diplomatic risks to its lucrative business in Saudi Arabia, where it's sought to expand in recent years. Raytheon's.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2018

Nike"s stock gains after Oppenheimer turns bullish, citing an aggressive move into digital

Shares of Nike Inc. rose 0.6% in premarket trade, after the athletic apparel and accessories giant was upgraded at Oppenheimer, citing optimism over the new digitally enhanced business model. Analyst Brian Nagel re-launched coverage with.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2018

5 free resources small business owners should know about

They can help you with general business questions, marketing and more......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 16th, 2018

JPMorgan CEO Backs Out of Saudi Business Conference

James Dimon has decided not to attend Saudi Arabia’s marquee business conference amid questions about the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 14th, 2018

Ballot breakdown: Where Colorado business leaders are funneling the biggest donations

Business groups have put more than $1.1 million toward the governor's race this year. But that amount pales in comparison to their other battles......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2018

See the top business donors supporting Jared Polis and Walker Stapleton in Colorado"s gubernatorial race

While businesses have not flocked to giving to Colorado gubernatorial candidates with the same ferocity that they are donating to other ballot battles, the primary independent political groups supporting Democrat Jared Polis and Republican Walker Stap.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

There must be a better way to deal with work woes!

Send your business leadership questions to Marcia Daszko at She is a strategic catalst for leadership innovation and organizational transformation, and a published author of a new book: "Pivot, Disrupt, Transform." Q. For the past.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2018

A Record 37% Of Small Business Owners Are Raising Wages

A record net 37% of owners reported they are raising overall compensation in hopes of hiring and retaining employees in what is increasingly cited as the tightest labor market in decades, according to NFIB’s latest monthly jo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 5th, 2018